PARKLAND, FL- Broward County saw a slight increase in Coronavirus cases in the past few days. The percent of positive results ranged from 3.43% to 7.87% over the past 2 weeks and was 4.86% on Sunday, October 18, 2020. This percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.

Here are the current numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Monday, October 19, 2020:

Florida has 756,727 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 11,739 in past 4 days.  

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Broward County has 81,277 confirmed cases, an increase of 1,165 in past 4 days.

Parkland has 562 confirmed cases, an increase of 11 in past 4 days. 

Coral Springs has 3,513 confirmed cases, an increase of 116 in past 4 days.

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 16,021 an increase of 285 in past 4 days.

Broward County has 6,046 (7.4%) hospitalizations with 1,515 (1.9%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 23 in the past 4 days. The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 3.8% per the latest data on October 18, 2020.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1169 (22.3%) beds available and 107 (25.4%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on Monday, October 19, 2020.

Parkland Schools: Parkland Trails Elementary: 1 case

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